Watch Video from Today’s Hearing on the California Water Crisis

WASHINGTON, D.C., February 4, 2010 - Republicans at today’s Water and Power Subcommittee hearing had one clear message for Congressional Democrats and the Administration: turn the pumps on!

Communities in California’s San Joaquin Valley have been devastated by a man-made, regulatory drought that has left thousands of people unemployed.

Click below to watch House Natural Resources Committee Ranking Member Doc Hastings, Subcommittee Ranking Member Tom McClintock, and Rep. Devin Nunes call on Congress to pass the Turn on the Pumps Act (H.R. 3105) to provide immediate relief.


Rep. Doc Hastings' Remarks


Rep. Tom McClintock's Remarks


Rep. Devin Nunes' Remarks

Contact: Committee Staff